Kirsty studied Textile Design at Galashiels Textile College. Since gaining her degree, she has worked in the design industry within Paisleys famous Stoddards design studio. After some time spent travelling Kirsty returned to her home town of Glasgow to open Native Flowers which proved to be a popular florist in Glasgows West End. Later Kirsty attended classes at Glasgow School of Art in Bookbinding and Illustration. From 2010 Kirsty has been running Braemar Gallery alongside Andrew and still finds time to paint and print-make.